Chief Prelate of the Asgiri Chapter Most Rev. Galagama Sri Attadassi Thera stated that Buddhist monks have had stood for community issues throughout the history.
Commenting on the conduct of Bodu Bala Sena General Secretary Galagoda Aththe Gnanasara Thera, the Chief Prelate noted that Gnanasara Thera’s actions were to stand for the community.
This remark was made when the State Minister of National Integration and Reconciliation, A.H.M. Fowzie visited the Chief Prelate at Asgiri Maha Vihara, Kandy today.